Sarah Merritt

Sarah Merritt

Group Secretary and Legal Affairs Director, Imtech

Sarah Merritt

Sarah has been providing legal counsel to companies in the energy sector for over 15 years, from start ups to Plcs. Beginning her career in the London office of an international law firm, Sarah was part of the energy and infrastructure team – advising private and public sector clients, including a policy role secondment in the Department of Energy and Climate Change (now BEIS).

After spending 11 years as a private practice lawyer, she moved in-house to join EDF’s legal team – becoming Legal Affairs Director, a member of the Generation Executive Team, Company Secretary to the nuclear site licence company and Data Protection Officer. In 2021, Sarah joined the Imtech Senior Management Team as Group Secretary and Legal Affairs Director, where she is supporting the review, refresh and launch of Imtech’s risk management process, supporting taking legacy contracts to close across all four business units and advising on contract negotiations and terms for new projects. As a full-time working mother of two, Sarah is a passionate representative of Imtech’s diversity and inclusion initiatives.